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3rd Degree by Patterson, James, 1947-

3rd Degree

The #1 bestselling new mystery series of the past decade comes roaring back with 3rd Degree, a shockingly suspenseful thriller featuring the Women's Murder Club. One of James Patterson's best loved heroines is about to die. Detective Lindsay Boxer is jogging along a beautiful San Francisco street when a fiery explosion rips through the neighborhood. A town house owned by an Internet millionaire is immediately engulfed in flames, and when Lindsay plunges inside to search for survivors, she finds

Apr 28, 2015
A butterfly is patient by Aston, Dianna Hutts.

A butterfly is patient

Features color illustrations of a wide variety of butterflies in the different stages of their lives, from caterpillars to cocoons to butterflies.

May 3, 2015
A curious mind - the secret to a bigger life by Grazer, Brian, 1953-

A curious mind - the secret to a bigger life

"From Academy Award-nominated producer Brian Grazer and acclaimed business journalist Charles Fishman comes a brilliantly entertaining peek into the weekly "curiosity conversations" that have inspired Grazer to create some of America's favorite and iconic movies and television shows--from 24 to A Beautiful Mind. For decades, film and TV producer Brian Grazer has scheduled a weekly "curiosity conversation" with an accomplished stranger. From scientists to spies, and adventurers to business leader

May 3, 2015
A fine romance by Bergen, Candice, 1946- author.

A fine romance

In a follow-up to Knock Wood by the Emmy Award-winning actress traces the milestone events of her life, including her first marriage, the birth of her daughter, her work on Murphy Brown and her struggles with widowhood.

May 3, 2015
A lucky life interrupted - a memoir by Brokaw, Tom, author.

A lucky life interrupted - a memoir

May 3, 2015
All the Rage by Summers, Courtney.

All the Rage

The sheriff's son, Kellan Turner, is not the golden boy everyone thinks he is, and Romy Grey knows that for a fact. Because no one wants to believe a girl from the wrong side of town, the truth about him has cost her everything--friends, family, and her community. Branded a liar and bullied relentlessly by a group of kids she used to hang out with, Romy's only refuge is the diner where she works outside of town. No one knows her name or her past there; she can finally be anonymous. But when a gi

Apr 30, 2015
An arranged marriage by Beverley, Jo, author.

An arranged marriage

Ruined through her vile brother's schemes, Eleanor Chivenham is offered rescue by marriage to a rake with an infamous French mistress. Eleanor accepts, determined to treat the arranged marriage with cool dignity.

May 3, 2015
Animal pollinators by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Animal pollinators

May 3, 2015
Anyone but Ivy Pocket by Krisp, Caleb.

Anyone but Ivy Pocket

A darkly whimsical and wickedly funny tale about a twelve-year-old maid who finds herself at the very heart of a conspiracy involving mischief, ghosts, and intrigue. Just right for fans of Lemony Snicket and Neil Gaiman, Anyone but Ivy Pocket is the first book in a four-book series and is illustrated throughout.Ivy Pocket is a walking disaster, at every turn enraging and appalling the fancy aristocrats she works for. But our protagonist doesn't see herself that way at all. In fact, she's convinc

Apr 30, 2015
Apple trees and the seasons by Lundgren, Julie K.

Apple trees and the seasons

Emergent readers explore what happens to an apple tree during each season.

May 3, 2015
At the water's edge - a novel by Gruen, Sara, author.

At the water's edge - a novel

While her brother, Ellis, and his friend try to find the Loch Ness monster in an attempt to get back into her father's good graces, Maddie is left on her own in World War II-era Scotland and experiences a social awakening.

May 3, 2015
Becoming Steve Jobs - the evolution of a reckless upstart into a visionary leader by Schlender, Brent, author.

Becoming Steve Jobs - the evolution of a reckless upstart into a visionary leader

"Based on the ... cover story about Steve Jobs in Fast Company in May 2012, this is the behind-the-scenes account of how Steve Jobs arguably became the most famous and visionary CEO in history ... Brent Schlender and veteran editor Rick Tetzeli have interviewed friends, industry insiders, and the people who knew Jobs best throughout his evolution as a CEO and leader. In addition, Schlender, who knew Jobs personally for 25 years, has over 100 hours of interview tapes with Jobs to draw on, many ho

May 3, 2015
Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies - the real West by Fisher, David, 1946- author.

Bill O'Reilly's Legends & lies - the real West

"How did Davy Crockett save President Jackson's life--only to end up dying at the Alamo? Was the Lone Ranger based on a real lawman--and was he an African American? What amazing detective work led to the capture of Black Bart, the 'gentleman bandit' and one of the West's most famous stagecoach robbers? Did Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid really die in a hail of bullets in South America? Generations of Americans have grown up on TV shows, movies, and books about these Western icons. But what r

May 3, 2015
Blood on snow - a novel by Nesbø, Jo, 1960-

Blood on snow - a novel

Oslo, 1970s. Olav, an extremely talented "fixer" whose unexpected capacity for love is as far-reaching as his talent for murder, works for Oslo's crime kingpin, "fixing" anyone who causes him trouble. But it's becoming clear to Olav that the more you know about your boss's business, the more your boss might want you fixed yourself, especially if you've fallen in love with his wife.

May 3, 2015
Borderline An Annika Bengtzon Thriller by Marklund, Liza.

Borderline An Annika Bengtzon Thriller

The inspiration for the hit film series, Annika Bengtzon: Crime Reporter In the newest thriller from #1 internationally bestselling author Liza Marklund, dubbed the "Queen of Scandinavian Crime Fiction," Annika Bengtzon tracks an unknown adversary through a web of lies and violence—bringing her face-to-face with a terrifying enemy. Annika Bengtzon is back at Kvällspressen's Stockholm offices after three years as the newspaper's Washington, DC correspondent. One afternoon, a young woman is foun

Apr 30, 2015
Born with Teeth A Memoir by Mulgrew, Kate.

Born with Teeth A Memoir

Raised by unconventional Irish Catholics who knew "how to drink, how to dance, how to talk, and how to stir up the devil," Kate Mulgrew grew up with poetry and drama in her bones. But in her mother, a would-be artist burdened by the endless arrival of new babies, young Kate saw the consequences of a dream deferred. Determined to pursue her own no matter the cost, at 18 she left her small Midwestern town for New York, where, studying with the legendary Stella Adler, she learned the lesson that wo

Apr 30, 2015
Boys don't knit - (in public) by Easton, Tom (Children's fiction writer), author.

Boys don't knit - (in public)

After an incident regarding a crossing guard and a bottle of Martini & Rossi (and his friends), 17-year-old worrier Ben Fletcher must develop his sense of social alignment, take up a hobby, and do some community service to avoid any further probation. He takes a knitting class (it was that or his father's mechanic class) with the impression that it's taught by the hot teacher all the boys like. Turns out, it's not. Perfect. Regardless, he sticks with it and comes to discover he's a natural knit

May 1, 2015
Busy buzzers bees in your backyard by Loewen, Nancy, 1964-

Busy buzzers bees in your backyard

Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, and behavior of honeybees.

May 3, 2015
Busy, busy, butterfly by Carroll, Molly.

Busy, busy, butterfly

An introduction to the metamorphosis process.

May 3, 2015
Butterflies by Hansen, Grace, author.

Butterflies

Flutter in the air with Butterflies! This title covers everything from what butterflies look like to what they like to eat. Complete with a More Facts section, bolded glossary terms, and diagrams pointing out specific body parts. Young readers will gather basic information about butterflies through easy-to-read, simple text alongside stunning full-bleed photographs. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Abdo Kids is a division of ABDO.

May 3, 2015
Butterflies by Neye, Emily.

Butterflies

Describes the appearance, life cycle, habits, habitat, and winter migration of butterflies.

May 3, 2015
Butterfly gardens by Gillis, Jennifer Blizin, 1950-

Butterfly gardens

Butterfly gardens are in special exhibits and conservatories. This book describes where the butterflies come from, what they eat, and their life in the conservatory.

May 3, 2015
Capital dames - the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868 by Roberts, Cokie.

Capital dames - the Civil War and the women of Washington, 1848-1868

A companion to the best-selling Founding Mothers and Ladies of Liberty documents the experiences, influence and contributions of women during the American Civil War.

May 3, 2015
Castle Hangnail by Vernon, Ursula.

Castle Hangnail

From the creator of Dragonbreath comes a tale of witches, minions, and one fantastic castle, just right for fans of Roald Dahl and Tom Angleberger. When Molly shows up on Castle Hangnail's doorstep to fill the vacancy for a wicked witch, the castle's minions are understandably dubious. After all, she is twelve years old, barely five feet tall, and quite polite. (The minions are used to tall, demanding evil sorceresses with razor-sharp cheekbones.) But the castle desperately needs a master or els

Apr 30, 2015
Catherine's pursuit by Dooley, Lena Nelson.

Catherine's pursuit

May 3, 2015
Charlotte's web by White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.

Charlotte's web

Wilbur the pig is desolate when he discovers that he is destined to be the farmer's Christmas dinner until his spider friend, Charlotte, decides to help him.

May 3, 2015
Chasing sunsets - a novel by Kingsbury, Karen.

Chasing sunsets - a novel

"From #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Kingsbury comes the second novel in a brand-new series about divine intervention and the trials and triumphs of life--the dramatic story of a woman desperate to find deeper meaning in her life. Growing up in a comfortable home, Mary Catherine wanted for nothing. Though she loves her wealthy parents, their lifestyle never appealed to her. Instead, Mary Catherine pursues meaning through charity work, giving away a part of herself but never giving aw

May 3, 2015
Cheers for a dozen ears - a summer crop of counting by Chernesky, Felicia Sanzari, author.

Cheers for a dozen ears - a summer crop of counting

A family goes to a farm stand to buy--and count--a variety of fresh produce, from one watermelon to twelve ears of corn.

May 3, 2015
Country - a novel by Steel, Danielle.

Country - a novel

May 3, 2015
Cross-pollination by Boothroyd, Jennifer, 1972-

Cross-pollination

May 3, 2015
Dark Skye by Cole, Kresley.

Dark Skye

In this highly anticipated fifteenth novel in the Immortals After Dark series, #1 New York Times Eternal Obsession Endless Yearning Can the heat of desire burn brighter than vengeance? With their families locked in conflict and battles raging all around them, will Thronos and Lanthe succumb to the brutal chaos that threatens everything they cherish? Or will the fragile bond they formed so long ago spark a passion strong enough to withstand even the darkest doubts?

Apr 30, 2015
Darkmouth #1- The Legends Begin by Hegarty, Shane.

Darkmouth #1- The Legends Begin

Discover a new middle grade series full of madcap adventure, mythological creatures, humor, and heart. The world's unlikeliest hero is also its only hope in this spirited tween fantasy debut, perfect for fans of How to Train Your Dragon and The Hero's Guide to Saving Your Kingdom.For generations, Finn's family has protected Darkmouth from the fierce magical creatures known as Legends. Now the Legends are plotting a major attack, and it's Finn's turn to defend his hometown. So it's too bad he's t

Apr 30, 2015
Death Wears a Beauty Mask and Other Stories by Clark, Mary Higgins.

Death Wears a Beauty Mask and Other Stories

A collection of short stories from the #1 -- Death Wears a Beauty Mask and Other Stories Featuring the same chills and heart-pounding drama we've come to expect from a Mary Higgins Clark title, and including an exclusive author's introduction, Death Wears a Beauty Mask and Other Stories is a spine-tingling read and glimpse into the evolution of the remarkable career of the "Queen of Suspense."

May 1, 2015
Denton Little's Deathdate by Rubin, Lance.

Denton Little's Deathdate

-- this   Debut author Lance Rubin takes us on a fast, furious, and outrageously funny ride through the last hours of a teenager's life as he searches for love, meaning, answers, and (just maybe) a way to live on.

Apr 30, 2015
Design your own butterfly garden by Harkins, Susan Sales.

Design your own butterfly garden

This book presents instructions on designing a butterfly garden, from planting wildflower seeds in a sunny spot to preparing a butterfly log pile that provides protection for roosting and hibernating butterflies.

May 3, 2015
Dragons at Crumbling Castle - and other tales by Pratchett, Terry, author.

Dragons at Crumbling Castle - and other tales

An illustrated collection of fourteen short stories featuring dragons and wizards, councilors and mayors, an adventurous tortoise and a monster in a lake, along with plenty of pointy hats and a few magic spells, written when the author was a teenaged newspaper reporter.

May 3, 2015
Duck Commander Kitchen Presents Celebrating Family and Friends Recipes for Every Month of the Year by Robertson, Kay.

Duck Commander Kitchen Presents Celebrating Family and Friends Recipes for Every Month of the Year

From -- Miss Kay's Duck Commander Kitchen In addition to more than one hundred recipes, Miss Kay opens her heart to share hard-won wisdom and special memories, along with beautiful full-color photos and family pictures. And true to the Robertson faith, you'll find scriptures sprinkled throughout Miss Kay's newest collection of recipes. Take a peek into the off-camera life of America's favorite duck-loving family, the foods they love, and the wisdom and legacy that make a family strong.

Apr 30, 2015
Early Warning A novel by Smiley, Jane, author.

Early Warning A novel

-- Some Luck, As the country moves out of post–World War II optimism through the darker landscape of the Cold War and the social and sexual revolutions of the 1960s and '70s, and then into the unprecedented wealth—for some—of the early 1980s, the Langdon children each follow a different path in a rapidly changing world. And they now have children of their own: twin boys who are best friends and vicious rivals; a girl whose rebellious spirit takes her to the notorious Peoples Temple in San Fran

May 1, 2015
Edward almost goes swimming by Wells, Rosemary.

Edward almost goes swimming

Edward Bear is all excited to go to Georgina's birthday. It's a pool party, and Edward wants to wear his water wings. But Edward is the only one wearing wings and some guests tease him about it. Edward isn't quite ready for this kind of party. As we know, some of us need our water wings a bit longer than others. It's fine to swim in water wings as long as you feel safe. This story in the Edward Almost Ready series is recommended for children ages two through six.

May 3, 2015
Edward almost goes to school by Wells, Rosemary.

Edward almost goes to school

Edward Bear is starting school. He's all dressed. He's had his breakfast. And he has his Bunny. At school everyone else is happy and busy. The teacher is all smiles. Everyone is ready for school ... except Edward. He is just not quite ready yet.

May 3, 2015
Edward almost sleeps over by Wells, Rosemary.

Edward almost sleeps over

Edward Bear is invited to play at Anthony's house. Edward's parents bring him to Anthony's and promise to come back soon. But when it begins to snow, Edward's parents call Anthony's house. "We can't drive in the deep snow!" Edward's daddy says. Edward isn't quite ready for an overnight away from home--he can't eat, he can't sleep, and he wants to be rescued.

May 3, 2015
Emma - a modern retelling by McCall Smith, Alexander, 1948- author.

Emma - a modern retelling

"The summer after university, Emma Woodhouse returns home to the village of Highbury, where she will live with her health-conscious father until she is ready to launch her interior-design business and strike out on her own. In the meantime, she will do what she does best: offer guidance to those less wise in the ways of the world than herself. Happily, this summer brings many new faces to Highbury and into the sphere of Emma's not always perfectly felicitous council: Harriet Smith, a naive teach

May 3, 2015
Epitaph A Novel of the O.K. Corral by Russell, Mary Doria.

Epitaph A Novel of the O.K. Corral

From the bestselling, award-winning author of DocEpitaph gives voice to the real men and women whose lives were changed forever by those fatal thirty seconds in Tombstone. At its heart is the woman behind the myth: Josephine Sarah Marcus, who loved Wyatt Earp for almost half a century and who carefully chipped away at the truth until she had crafted the heroic legend that would become the epitaph she believed her husband deserved.

Apr 30, 2015
Every fifteen minutes by Scottoline, Lisa.

Every fifteen minutes

"Dr. Eric Parrish is the Chief of the Psychiatric Unit at Havemeyer General Hospital outside of Philadelphia. Recently separated from his wife Alice, he is doing his best as a single Dad to his seven-year-old daughter Hannah. His work seems to be going better than his home life, however. His unit at the hospital has just been named number two in the country and Eric has a devoted staff of doctors and nurses who are as caring as Eric is. But when he takes on a new patient, Eric's entire world beg

May 3, 2015
Every Last Promise by Halbrook, Kristin.

Every Last Promise

Perfect for fans of Laurie Halse Anderson and Gayle Forman, Every Last Promise is a provocative and emotional novel about a girl who must decide between keeping quiet and speaking up after witnessing a classmate's sexual assault.Kayla saw something at the party that she wasn't supposed to. But she hasn't told anyone. No one knows the real story about what happened that night—about why Kayla was driving the car that ran into a ditch after the party, about what she saw in the hours leading up to t

Apr 30, 2015
Evil Spy School by Gibbs, Stuart.

Evil Spy School

When Ben gets kicked out of the CIA's spy school, he enrolls with the enemy. This companion to -- Counter Ben can tell he's a key part of the plan, but he's not quite sure what the plan is. Can Ben figure out what SPYDER is up to—and get word to the good guys without getting caught—before it's too late?

Apr 30, 2015
Falling in love by Leon, Donna, author.

Falling in love

Attending a performance by a opera star he saved in Death at La Fenice, Brunetti learns that the singer is being stalked by an obsessed fan who subsequently attacks a fellow performer.

May 3, 2015
Fossils and rocks by Hutmacher, Kimberly.

Fossils and rocks

May 3, 2015
Garden of Lies by Quick, Amanda.

Garden of Lies

The New York Times  The Kern Secretarial Agency provides reliable professional services to its wealthy clientele, and Anne Clifton was one of the finest women in Ursula Kern's employ. But Miss Clifton has met an untimely end—and Ursula is convinced it was not due to natural causes.   Archaeologist and adventurer Slater Roxton thinks Mrs. Kern is off her head to meddle in such dangerous business. Nevertheless, he seems sensible enough to Ursula, though she does find herself unnerved by his self-p

Apr 30, 2015
GI brides - the wartime girls who crossed the Atlantic for love by Barrett, Duncan, author.

GI brides - the wartime girls who crossed the Atlantic for love

"Worn down by years of war and hardship, girls like Sylvia, Margaret, and Gwendolyn were thrilled when American GI's arrived in Britain with their exotic accents, handsome uniforms and aura of Hollywood glamor. Others, like Rae, who distrusted the Yanks, were eventually won over by their easy charm. So when VE Day finally came, for the 70,000 women who'd become GI brides, it was tinged with sadness--it meant leaving their homeland behind to follow their husbands across the Atlantic. And the long

May 3, 2015
Go set a watchman - a novel by Lee, Harper, author.

Go set a watchman - a novel

May 3, 2015
Gone Crazy in Alabama by Williams-Garcia, Rita.

Gone Crazy in Alabama

Newbery Honor winner and New York TimesOne Crazy Summer will be enjoyed by fans of the first two books as well as by readers meeting these memorable sisters for the first time.

Apr 30, 2015
Gooseberry Park and the Master Plan by Rylant, Cynthia.

Gooseberry Park and the Master Plan

Stumpy the Squirrel and friends team up to save the day in this charming standalone companion to the beloved -- Kirkus Reviews called "sophisticated and funny…a tender tale delivered by a sure hand."

Apr 30, 2015
Green Team! by

Green Team!

Kids will thrill to the epic action and martial arts adventures in this leveled reader featuring Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

May 3, 2015
Hillary Clinton by Mapua, Jeff.

Hillary Clinton

May 3, 2015
I Am Number Four- The Lost Files- The Navigator by Lore, Pittacus.

I Am Number Four- The Lost Files- The Navigator

In this astonishing one-hundred-page companion novella to the New York TimesThe Navigator, discover the truth behind their escape from Lorien and what happened to them after they arrived on our planet.

Apr 30, 2015
Insect pollinators by Boothroyd, Jennifer.

Insect pollinators

Many insects drink nectar and collect pollen from flowers, and in the process they help plants reproduce. Readers will investigate how bees, butterflies, ants, and other insects assist in pollination. Simple text and supportive photos and diagrams help readers understand key ideas and details about this important science concept.

May 3, 2015
Inside the O'Briens - a novel by Genova, Lisa.

Inside the O'Briens - a novel

"From award-winning, New York Times bestselling author and neuroscientist Lisa Genova comes a powerful new novel that does for Huntington's Disease what her debut Still Alice did for Alzheimer's. Joe O'Brien is a forty-four-year-old police officer from the Irish Catholic neighborhood of Charlestown, Massachusetts. A devoted husband, proud father of four children in their twenties, and respected officer, Joe begins experiencing bouts of disorganized thinking, uncharacteristic temper outbursts, an

May 3, 2015
Jack- The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk by Shurtliff, Liesl.

Jack- The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk

-- bad;      Adventure finally arrives one day in the form of giants, and soon Jack is chasing them to a land beyond the clouds, with his little sister, Annabella, in tow. The kingdom of giants is full of slugs the size of sheep, venomous pixies as tall as grown men, and a chatty cook with the biggest mouth Jack has ever seen. There's giant fun to be had, too: puddings to swim in, spoons to use as catapults, monster toads to carry off pesky little sisters. . . .       But Jack and Annabella are

Apr 30, 2015
Jedi Academy by Brown, Jeffrey, 1975- author, illustrator.

Jedi Academy

"My whole life I planned on going to pilot school like the rest of my friends--then I got rejected! Along came a little green guy named Yoda who invited me to Jedi Academy. Now I'm at a school with aliens, robots, and lightsaber-wielding bullies who can lift things with their minds! How am I supposed to compete with that? As if starting middle school wasn't hard enough..." The story of Roan Novachez, Jedi Academy student, is told through comics, journal entries, letters, doodles, and newspaper c

May 3, 2015
Last one home - a novel. by Macomber, Debbie.

Last one home - a novel.

-- Last One Home From the Hardcover edition.

May 3, 2015
Liar by Roberts, Nora, author.

Liar

Devastated to learn that her unfaithful husband had actually married her using an alias, Shelby returns with her young daughter to her Tennessee hometown and pursues a new relationship before her husband's past poses dangerous threats.

May 3, 2015
Magonia by Headley, Maria Dahvana, 1977- author.

Magonia

Maria Dahvana Headley's soaring YA debut is a fiercely intelligent, multilayered fantasy where Neil Gaiman's Stardust meets John Green's The Fault in Our Stars in a story about a girl caught between two worlds . . . two races . . . and two destinies. Aza Ray Boyle is drowning in thin air. Since she was a baby, Aza has suffered from a mysterious lung disease that makes it ever harder for her to breathe, to speak—to live. So when Aza catches a glimpse of a ship in the sky, her family chalks it up

May 1, 2015
Making butterfly gardens by Rau, Dana Meachen, 1971-

Making butterfly gardens

Introduces gardening basics, describes what to plant to attract butterflies, and discusses their physical characteristics, behaviors, and eating habits.

May 3, 2015
Men in green by Bamberger, Michael, 1960- author.

Men in green

"Was golf better (to use one of Tiger's favorite phrases) back in the day? In [this book], Michael Bamberger, who fell for the game as a teenager in its wild Sansabelt-and-persimmon 1970s heyday, goes on a quest to try to find out. The result is a candid, nostalgic, intimate portrait of golf's greatest generation--then and now"--Dust jacket flap.

May 3, 2015
Mutant origins - collection by Sternin, Joshua, author.

Mutant origins - collection

Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles tell their own origin stories in this novelization! Boys ages 8-12 can find out from Leonardo how he and his brothers first mutated.

May 3, 2015
Natural born heroes - how a daring band of misfits mastered the lost secrets of strength and endurance by McDougall, Christopher, 1962-

Natural born heroes - how a daring band of misfits mastered the lost secrets of strength and endurance

The author of the best-selling Born to Run describes his investigation into ancestral training techniques that have enabled Mediterranean athletes to achieve extraordinary levels of strength and fitness.

May 3, 2015
Natural Born Heroes How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance by Mcdougall, Christopher.

Natural Born Heroes How a Daring Band of Misfits Mastered the Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance

The best-selling author of  -- Natural Born Heroes Just as Born to Run From the Hardcover edition.

Apr 30, 2015
Off the page - a novel by Picoult, Jodi, 1966- author.

Off the page - a novel

"When Delilah is united with Oliver, a prince literally taken from the pages of a fairytale, the line between what is on the page and what is possible is blurred, and all must be resolved for the two to live happily ever after"--

May 3, 2015
Out of orange - a memoir by Wolters, Cleary.

Out of orange - a memoir

"The real-life Alex Vause from the critically acclaimed, top-rated Netflix show Orange Is the New Black tells her story in her own words for the first time--a powerful, surprising memoir about crime and punishment, friendship and marriage, and a life caught in the ruinous drug trade and beyond. Fans nationwide have fallen in love with Orange Is the New Black, the critically acclaimed and wildly popular Netflix show based on Piper Kerman's sensational #1 New York Times bestseller. Now, Catherine

May 3, 2015
Paris match by Woods, Stuart.

Paris match

Stone Barrington is back and better than ever in the astonishing new thriller from New York Times bestseller Stuart Woods. Stone Barrington has returned to Paris to attend to some business concerns, and finds himself embroiled in high-stakes trouble on both sides of the pond. An old enemy is still in hot pursuit, and this time he might have a powerful local resource on his side: a gentleman with his own ax to grind against Stone. And back in the United States, the swirling rumor mill threatens t

May 3, 2015
Pleasantville by Locke, Attica.

Pleasantville

Jay Porter, the hero of the critically acclaimed bestseller Black Water RisingNew York Times).Fifteen years after his career-defining case against Cole Oil, Jay Porter is broke and tired. That victory might have won the environmental lawyer fame, but thanks to a string of appeals, he hasn't seen a dime. His latest case—representing Pleasantville in the wake of a chemical fire—is dragging on, shaking his confidence and raising doubts about him within this upwardly mobile black community on Housto

Apr 30, 2015
Poached by Gibbs, Stuart.

Poached

Teddy Fitzroy's back for another zoo mystery—this time it's a koala caper—in this action-packed follow-up to Belly Up School troublemaker Vance Jessup thinks Teddy Fitzroy's home at FunJungle, a state-of-the-art zoo and theme park, is the perfect place for a cruel prank. Vance bullies Teddy into his scheme, but the plan goes terribly awry. Teddy sneaks into the koala exhibit to hide out until the chaos dies down. But when the koala goes missing, Teddy is the only person caught on camera enteri

Apr 30, 2015
Queen of the waves by Thompson, Janice A.

Queen of the waves

When pampered Jacqueline Abington secretly elopes with the family gardener, she asks another woman to take her place on the much-anticipated maiden voyage of the Titanic.Tessa Bowen hails from a poor corner of London but has been granted the opportunity of a lifetime--a ticket to sail to America aboard a famed vessel. But there's a catch; she must assume Jacqueline's identity. For the first time in her life, Tessa stays in luxurious quarters, dresses in elegant gowns, and dines with prestigious

May 3, 2015
Rise of the balloon goons by Cummings, Troy.

Rise of the balloon goons

Alexander has just moved into Stermont, but the elementary school is being torn down, his new classroom is located in the hospital morgue, a notebook he finds is full of information about monsters--and everywhere he turns there are spooky balloon men determined to attack him.

May 3, 2015
Seeds, bees, and pollen by Lundgren, Julie K.

Seeds, bees, and pollen

Intermediate readers discover the different ways plants reproduce.

May 3, 2015
Snow melts in spring by Vogts, Deborah, 1965-

Snow melts in spring

Harboring affection for a gruff rancher, Mattie Evans faces a painful dilemma when the rancher's estranged son, Gil, plans to sell the ranch and move to California, a situation that is further complicated by difficult family secrets.

May 3, 2015
Stephanie's ponytail by Munsch, Robert N., 1945-

Stephanie's ponytail

None of the kids in her class wear a ponytail, so Stephanie decides she must have one. The loud, unanimous comment from her classmates is: “Ugly, ugly, very ugly.” Steadfast, when all the girls have copied her ponytail, she resolves to try a new style. With true Munsch flair, each of Stephanie’s ponytails is more outrageous than the last, while the cast of copycats grows and grows.

May 3, 2015
Stolen Magic by Levine, Gail Carson.

Stolen Magic

The Newbery Honor author of Ella EnchantedA Tale of Two Castles as well as those meeting Elodie, Meenore, and Count Jonty Um for the first time.

Apr 30, 2015
Stuart Little by White, E. B. (Elwyn Brooks), 1899-1985.

Stuart Little

The adventures of the debonair mouse Stuart Little as he sets out in the world to seek out his dearest friend, a little bird who stayed a few days in his family's garden.

May 3, 2015
The book of Joan - tales of mirth, mischief, and manipulation by Rivers, Melissa, 1969- author.

The book of Joan - tales of mirth, mischief, and manipulation

Joan Rivers was known all over the world--from the Palace Theater to Buckingham Palace, from the bright lights of Las Vegas to the footlights of Broadway, from the days of talkies to hosting talk shows. But there was only one person who knew Joan intimately, one person who the authorities would call when she got a little out of hand. Her daughter and best friend, Melissa. Jo an and Melissa Rivers had one of the most celebrated mother-daughter relationships of all time. If you think Joan said som

May 3, 2015
The Bookseller A Novel by Swanson, Cynthia.

The Bookseller A Novel

A mesmerizingly powerful debut novel about the ways in which past choices can irrevocably define the present—and the bittersweet confrontation of what might have been1962: It may be the Swinging Sixties in New York, but in Denver it's different: being a single gal over thirty in this city is almost bohemian. Still, thirty-eight-year-old Kitty Miller has come to terms with her unconventional single life. She was involved, once—with a doctor named Kevin—but when things didn't work out the way she

Apr 30, 2015
The buried giant - a novel by Ishiguro, Kazuo, 1954-

The buried giant - a novel

"An extraordinary new novel from the author of Never Let Me Go and the Booker Prize winning The Remains of the Day. "You've long set your heart against it, Axl, I know. But it's time now to think on it anew. There's a journey we must go on, and no more delay. . ." The Buried Giant begins as a couple set off across a troubled land of mist and rain in the hope of finding a son they have not seen in years. Sometimes savage, often intensely moving, Kazuo Ishiguro's first novel in a decade is about l

May 3, 2015
The China Mirage The Hidden History of American Disaster in Asia by Bradley, James.

The China Mirage The Hidden History of  American Disaster in Asia

-- Flags of our FathersIn each of his books, James Bradley has exposed the hidden truths behind America's engagement in Asia. Now comes his most engrossing work yet. Beginning in the 1850s, Bradley introduces us to the prominent Americans who made their fortunes in the China opium trade. As they---good Christians all---profitably addicted millions, American missionaries arrived, promising salvation for those who adopted Western ways. And that was just the beginning. From drug dealer Warren Del

Apr 30, 2015
The day the crayons quit by Daywalt, Drew.

The day the crayons quit

When Duncan arrives at school one morning, he finds a stack of letters, one from each of his crayons, complaining about how he uses them.

May 3, 2015
The Dead I Know by Gardner, Scot.

The Dead I Know

Aaron Rowe walks in his sleep and haunted by dreams he can't explain and memories he can't recover. Death doesn't scare him—his new job with a funeral director may even be his salvation. But if he doesn't discover the truth about his hidden past soon, he may fall asleep one night and never wake up. In this dark and witty psychological drama about survival, Aaron finds that making peace with the dead may be easier than coming to terms with the living."I have never read a book more gripping, nor a

Apr 30, 2015
The doctor's lady by Hedlund, Jody.

The doctor's lady

Priscilla knew God wanted her to be a missionary, not a wife. The missionary board declares the only way she can serve is to be married, and so she embarks on a marriage in name only... a marriage that will test her spirit... and the new longings of her heart...

May 3, 2015
The Dorito effect - the surprising new truth about food and flavor by Schatzker, Mark.

The Dorito effect - the surprising new truth about food and flavor

May 3, 2015
The Emperor of All Maladies A Biography of Cancer by Mukherjee, Siddhartha.

The Emperor of All Maladies A Biography of Cancer

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, and now a documentary from Ken Burns on PBS, -- The Emperor of All Maladies Riveting, urgent, and surprising, The Emperor of All Maladies provides a fascinating glimpse into the future of cancer treatments. It is an illuminating book that provides hope and clarity to those seeking to demystify cancer.

Apr 30, 2015
The four Lindas. 03 all for one by Carlson, Melody.

The four Lindas. 03 all for one

Life is heating up for the four Lindas and it's not just hot flashes! Abby's losing sleep over her husband's health and neglecting her bed-and-breakfast dreams. Caroline may have waited too long to put her Alzheimer's-afflicted mom in a care facility. Marley's hard-won independence is threatened by her grown son's neediness. And Janie's having a hard time being everyone's rock as the relationship she counted on falters. Add to that a house fire, a missing set of dishes, a bully brother, plus a h

May 3, 2015
The Guardian Herd- Stormbound by Alvarez, Jennifer Lynn.

The Guardian Herd- Stormbound

Perfect for fans of the Warriors, Survivors, and Guardians of Ga'hoole series, this sequel to The Guardian Herd: Starfire will have readers turning the pages to follow Star's epic tale.When Star received his powers on his first birthday, he became the most powerful pegasus in Anok. However, many were afraid to follow him and felt safer staying with their over-stallions. The rest unified with Star and formed River Herd.But now a horrible plague threatens the five herds, and the heartless over-sta

Apr 30, 2015
The hive detectives chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe by Burns, Loree Griffin.

The hive detectives chronicle of a honey bee catastrophe

Bees don't just produce honey. Your food supply depends on them. Apiarist Dave Hackenberg's bees have a busy travel schedule, pollinating around the United States from February to July. So when Dave inspected four hundred of his hives and found that the bees had simply vanished, a dream team of bee scientists got to work.

May 3, 2015
The Hungry Girl Diet Cookbook Healthy Recipes for Mix-n-Match Meals & Snacks by Lillien, Lisa.

The Hungry Girl Diet Cookbook Healthy Recipes for Mix-n-Match Meals & Snacks

"In ... The Hungry Girl Diet, Lillien served up the first-ever diet plan utilizing the ... Hungry Girl philosophy and recipe concepts. Now she's back with 200 ... new recipes that fit perfectly into the plan. ... With an emphasis on lean protein, fresh fruits 'n veggies, big portions, and craving-busting dishes, this book gives you everything you love about Hungry Girl in a weight-loss-centric cookbook--

May 1, 2015
The Inn at Ocean's Edge by Coble, Colleen.

The Inn at Ocean's Edge

-- The minute she steps inside the grand Inn at Ocean's Edge, Claire Dellamare knows something terrible happened there. She feels it in her bones. Her ensuing panic attack causes a scene, upsetting her parents. Claire attempts to quiet her nerves with a walk on the beach, to no avail. She's at too great a distance to make out details, but she believes she witnesses a murder on a nearby cliff. When local police find no evidence of foul play, they quickly write off the "nervous" woman's testimony

Apr 30, 2015
The invention of wings - a novel by Kidd, Sue Monk.

The invention of wings - a novel

Hetty "Handful" Grimke´, an urban slave in early nineteenth century Charleston, yearns for life beyond the suffocating walls that enclose her within the wealthy Grimke´ household. The Grimke´'s daughter, Sarah, has known from an early age she is meant to do something large in the world, but she is hemmed in by the limits imposed on women. On Sarah's eleventh birthday, she is given ownership of ten year old Handful, who is to be her handmaid. Over the next thirty-five years, both women strive for

May 3, 2015
The Only Game by Lupica, Mike.

The Only Game

Can a young baseball star maintain his love of the game after the loss of his brother? Find out in this start to the Home Team series about a small town with high hopes, from -- The Only Game.

Apr 30, 2015
The patriot threat by Berry, Steve, 1955-

The patriot threat

"The 16th Amendment to the Constitution legalized federal income tax, but what if there were problems with the 1913 ratification of that amendment? Problems that call into question decades of tax collecting, and could even bring down the US economy. There is a surprising truth to this possibility a truth wholly entertained by Steve Berry, a top-ten New York Times bestselling writer, in his new thriller, The Patriot Threat. His protagonist, Cotton Malone, once a member of an elite intelligence di

May 3, 2015
The perfect witness by Johansen, Iris.

The perfect witness

"She had the perfect life. She had the perfect cover. She was the perfect witness. Until they found her. From the blockbuster bestselling author of the Eve Duncan novels comes a new, stand alone thriller about a woman with a photographic memory who has lived her life in the Witness Protection Program. What she once saw put her entire family in jeopardy and now, years later, her cover is blown. She's on the run, and the lives of those she holds dear hang in the balance. As only Iris Johansen can

May 3, 2015
The Prom Goer's Interstellar Excursion by Mccoy, Chris.

The Prom Goer's Interstellar Excursion

It's -- King Dork and Winger won't want to miss this!

Apr 30, 2015
The residence - inside the private world of the White House by Brower, Kate Andersen.

The residence - inside the private world of the White House

America's first families are among the most private public figures on earth. From the mystique of the glamorous Kennedys to the tumult that surrounded Bill and Hillary Clinton during the president's impeachment to the historic yet polarizing residency of Barack and Michelle Obama, each new administration brings a unique set of personalities to the White House--and a new set of challenges to the fiercely loyal and hardworking people who serve them: the White House residence staff.No one understan

May 3, 2015
The Road to Character by Brooks, David.

The Road to Character

-- New York TimesThe Social Animal,   Looking to some of the world's greatest thinkers and inspiring leaders, Brooks explores how, through internal struggle and a sense of their own limitations, they have built a strong inner character. Labor activist Frances Perkins understood the need to suppress parts of herself so that she could be an instrument in a larger cause. Dwight Eisenhower organized his life not around impulsive self-expression but considered self-restraint. Dorothy Day, a devout C

Apr 30, 2015
The shadows - a novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood by Ward, J. R., 1969- author.

The shadows - a novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood

"Two brothers bound by more than blood discover a conspiracy that will change their destiny in the astonishing all-new novel of the Black Dagger Brotherhood, the "frighteningly addictive" (Publishers Weekly) series by #1 New York Times bestselling author J. R. Ward"--

May 3, 2015
The Skull Throne- Book Four of The Demon Cycle by Brett, Peter V..

The Skull Throne- Book Four of The Demon Cycle

-- Praise for Peter V. Brett's novels of The Demon Cycle -- —Terry Brooks -- —Paul W. S. Anderson, director of -- — --   --   "Highly entertaining, fast-paced, and action-packed."—SF Site   "(Brett is) at the top of his game."—Tor.com From the Hardcover edition.

Apr 30, 2015
The theft of memory - losing my father one day at a time by Kozol, Jonathan, author.

The theft of memory - losing my father one day at a time

"House author Jonathan Kozol's deeply personal biography of his father, a brilliant neurologist who suffered from Alzheimer's.There are few writers of conscience who write as beautifully as Jonathan Kozol.Departing from the South Bronx and turning his sensitive eye to his own life and legacy, The Theft of Memory is Kozol's most personal book to date, as it explores the life of his father, Harry. Dr. Harry L. Kozol was a nationally-renowned neurologist whose work helped establish the emerging fie

May 3, 2015
Things We Know by Heart by Kirby, Jessi.

Things We Know by Heart

In this unforgettable teen romance that fans of Sarah Dessen and Susane Colasanti will devour, Quinn Sullivan falls for the recipient of her boyfriend's donated heart, forming an unexpected connection that will leave readers utterly breathless.After Quinn's boyfriend, Trent, dies in an accident their junior year, she reaches out to the recipients of his donated organs in hopes of picking up the fragments of her now-unrecognizable life. But whoever received Trent's heart has mysteriously remained

Apr 30, 2015
True Love by Deveraux, Jude.

True Love

-- True Love   Just as Alix Madsen is finishing up architectural school, Adelaide Kingsley dies and wills her, for one year, the use of a charming nineteenth-century Nantucket house. The elderly woman's relationship to the Madsen family is a mystery to the spirited Alix—fresh from a romantic breakup—but for reasons of her own Alix accepts the quirky bequest, in part because it gives her time to plan her best friend's storybook wedding.   But unseen forces move behind the scenes, creaking King

Apr 30, 2015
Two awesome hours - science-based strategies to harness your best time and get your most important work done by Davis, Josh, 1974-

Two awesome hours - science-based strategies to harness your best time and get your most important work done

"Feeling overwhelmed with work and life demands? Rushing, multitasking, or relying on fancy devices and apps won't help. The answer is to create the conditions for two awesome hours of peak productivity per day.Drawing on cutting-edge neuroscience, Josh Davis, director of research at the NeuroLeadership Institute explains clearly that our brains and bodies operate according to complex biological needs that, when leveraged intelligently, can make us incredibly effective. From what and when we eat

May 3, 2015
Undercover - a novel by Steel, Danielle, author.

Undercover - a novel

May 3, 2015
Vertigo 42 A Richard Jury Mystery by Grimes, Martha.

Vertigo 42 A Richard Jury Mystery

In her latest Richard Jury mystery, Martha Grimes delivers the newest addition to the bestselling series -- Vertigo 42 is a pitch perfect, page-turning novel from a mystery writer at the top of her game.

Apr 30, 2015
We All Looked Up by Wallach, Tommy.

We All Looked Up

Four high school seniors put their hopes, hearts, and humanity on the line as an asteroid hurtles toward Earth in this contemporary novel. They always say that high school is the best time of your life. Peter, the star basketball player at his school, is worried "they" might actually be right. Meanwhile Eliza can't wait to escape Seattle—and her reputation—and perfect-on-paper Anita wonders if admission to Princeton is worth the price of abandoning her real dreams. Andy, for his part, doesn't

Apr 30, 2015
What do bees do in summer? by Felix, Rebecca, 1984- author.

What do bees do in summer?

May 3, 2015
What is pollination? by Kalman, Bobbie.

What is pollination?

May 3, 2015
Why kids make you fat - and how to get your body back / Mark MacDonald. by Macdonald, Mark (Mark Michael), 1972- author.

Why kids make you fat - and how to get your body back / Mark MacDonald.

May 3, 2015
Winter of the world by Follett, Ken.

Winter of the world

Ken Follett follows up his #1 New York Times Ken Follett?s Fall of Giants Winter of the World Carla von Ulrich, born of German and English parents, finds her life engulfed by the Nazi tide until she commits a deed of great courage and heartbreak. . . . American brothers Woody and Chuck Dewar, each with a secret, take separate paths to momentous events, one in Washington, the other in the bloody jungles of the Pacific. . . . English student Lloyd Williams discovers in the crucible of the Spanish

May 3, 2015